Fuel consumption by ships plying Arctic waters grew by 82 per cent in recent years, according to a new report by the Arctic Council's Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) Working Group.
Classic rock 'n' roll lyrics and "go vote" chants fill intersections across Phoenix as a band of activists take to street corners on weekends to advocate for the election of government officials who support climate change solutions.
A generation that grew up witnessing a world with a rapidly changing climate is coming of age. Now, young climate activists are bringing a sense of urgency to mobilizing social and political movements across the nation. They say we're running out of time.
Solvay has been using an unregulated replacement for a toxic chemical, but denied responsible for polluting water, air and soil with a related chemical the company had been using.
Ecuador's Indigenous movement has declared this month "Rebel October" to commemorate the violent 11-day anti-austerity protests last year that saw 11 people killed, 63 severely injured, and more than 1,300 protesters arrested.
When Donnel Baird was in his twenties, he had twin passions, and he didn't want to choose between them. "I vowed that I was going to try to combine my passion for Black civil rights with trying to do something about climate change," he says.
As the election nears, young Americans are calling on US politicians to take action on climate, police brutality and immigration.
The Sunrise Movement, a national push among young people aiming to stop climate change, is quickly gaining popularity across the country and now has a hub in Chattanooga.
Resumption of normal life in the United States under a herd immunity approach would result in an enormous death toll by all estimates.
Researchers find people's exposure to PFAS and certain flame retardants could be significantly reduced by opting for healthier building materials and furniture.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.